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Creative Writing, Criminology and German Ranked no.1 in the UK
Three subjects in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences are ranked no.1 in the UK by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019Learn More
Graphic Fiction and Comic Art at Lancaster University
We are proud to sponsor the Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, Cumbria on the 12 - 14th October 2018Learn More
FASS set to launch Architecture courses
Lancaster University is seeking a new Chair of Architecture to lead the development of an innovative new set of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes based in LICA.Learn More
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Taught and research Masters programmes in a wide range of subject areas
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£2 million of postgraduate funding for 2018 in the Arts & Social Sciences
Dr Shuruq Naguib (PPR) appeared on BBC Radio Four Woman's Hour on 5th October, discussing the role of women in mosques.
A report based on research led by Professor Karen Broadhurst (Sociology) for the Nuffield Family Justice Observatory shows the number of newborn babies being taken into care at birth in England has doubled. The report was featured widely on the BBC including an interview on the BBC Radio 4 Today programme and the BBC News website.
Dr Robert Gutsche (Sociology) was interviewed on TRT World discussing the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court.
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